Chiang Mai - The Time Vacuum (Part 1) January 6th 2012 Discovering Chiang Mai
After sleeping through most of the 14 hr overnight bus trip from Bangkok, we awoke for the final few minutes of our ride to see the early morning mist lying on the rice patties in the countryside as we got closer to the city. We went through the usual routine of overpaying for transportation into town following our arrival and found a room in the first guesthouse ... read more
Asia » Thailand » North-West Thailand » Chiang Mai A unified Thai kingdom was established in the mid-14th century. Known as Siam until 1939, Thailand is the only Southeast Asian country never to have been taken over by a European power. A bloodless revolution in 1932 led to a constitutional monarchy.... ... read more
Liza chose to pursue her teaching degree in Christchurch, New Zealand. After 7 months apart and following the completion of his PhD, Matt joined up with Liza while she was on a teaching placement in Nelson, NZ. They will now commence their travels together, which will take them all over New Zealand, to Tahiti and eventually to southeast Asia.
We are hoping to keep our friends and families posted on our adventures, share videos and pictures, and bring everyone as close as possible to sharing this experience with us.
We hope you all enjoy it.... full info